Phrasal Verbsphrasal verbjump to other results
stir upphrasal verb
to encourage someone to do something; to make someone feel they must do somethingjump to other results
- 1to make people feel strong emotions to stir up hatred
- 2 to try to cause arguments or problems to stir up a debate Whenever he's around, he always manages to stir up trouble. We have enough problems without you trying to stir things up.
- 3to make something move around in water or air The wind stirred up a lot of dust.